|aA connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court /|cMark Twain ; retold and with activities by Jane Bowie ; illustrated by Margherita Micheli.
|aRecanati MC, Italy :|bELI,|c2012.
|a63 p. :|bcol. ill. ;|c21 cm.
|aTeen ELI readers. Stage 1, ELT A1
|aStage 1. Elementary, 600 headwords.
|aOne day, while Hank Morgan is working, a man attacks him and hits him on the head. When Hank wakes up he is in sixth century England. He is at the Court of King Arthur where he meets the Knights of the Round Table and Queen Guenever. Thanks to his superior knowledge, Hank soon becomes the King's chief minister and plans to modernise the country, but things do not always go according to plan.
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